Senior Planner, Capital Renewal Program

Massachusetts, United States
07 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

SENIOR PLANNER, CAPITAL RENEWAL PROGRAM, Facilities-Campus Construction, to perform a variety of planning activities in the administration of MITs capital renewal program, the goal of which is the strategic deployment of financial resources to renew building systems and retire deferred maintenance. Will lead teams through the development of planning for and scoping of renovation projects and establishing protocols for data collection and reporting of program performance metrics and work with internal and external resources to understand and facilitate campus needs and priorities. Responsibilities will include completing planning studies of deferred maintenance needs; collecting, analyzing, adapting, and developing quantitative, qualitative, and graphic information for a variety of audiences/client groups; coordinating research and analysis with primary internal and external data sources; communicating clear goals and desired outcomes to individuals and groups; collaborating with multidisciplinary teams to develop project plans and proposals; refining  the scope of projects as needed;  administering consultant contracts and providing project support to consultants to ensure goals are achieved; and providing support for the planning team and project manager in the  planning or design processes. 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED:  a bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) in planning, architecture, engineering, or facilities management; a minimum of ten years of experience in planning, engineering, architecture, or related field; excellent communication skills; and ability to collaborate with technical professionals in a multidisciplinary and fluid environment.  Experience in architecture, engineering, planning, urban design, higher education, and LEED accreditation preferred.  Job #16696-Q


MIT will conduct a background check (including checking criminal records) for finalists.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.